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RELEASE: WRI Joins Zero Carbon Buildings for All Initiative Launched at UN Climate Action Summit 24.9.2019 WRI Stories
RELEASE: WRI Joins Zero Carbon Buildings for All Initiative Launched at UN Climate Action Summit Developing and industrialized countries commit to decarbonize their building sector to achieve massive CO2 reductions. NEW YORK (September 23, 2019) — All buildings must be net zero carbon by 2050 to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement, but fewer than 1% of buildings are today. Zero Carbon Buildings for All, a multi-partner global initiative endorsed by the UN Secretary General, was announced at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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The big swing we need to mainstream sustainability 23.9.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Concentrating on culture, and the "who" of sustainable change, not just the "what," should be a bigger part of your portfolio.
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China is Investing $13 Trillion in Construction. Will It Pursue Zero Carbon Buildings? 17.9.2019 THE CITY FIX
China is in the midst of a construction mega-boom. The country has the largest buildings market in the world, making up 20% oconstruction investment$13 trillion on buildings by 2030 This unprecedented level of construction has tremendous implications ‒ not just ...
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China Is Investing $13 Trillion in Construction. Will It Pursue Zero Carbon Buildings? 17.9.2019 WRI Stories
China Is Investing $13 Trillion in Construction. Will It Pursue Zero Carbon Buildings? Comments|Add Comment|PrintGuangzhou’s Pearl River Tower, the first zero carbon building in China. Photo by Brad Wilkins/Creative Commons. */ China is in the midst of a construction mega-boom. The country has the largest buildings market in the world, making up 20% of all construction investment globally. And it’s only set to grow: China is expected to spend nearly $13 trillion on buildings by 2030. This... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Teenager Uses Her Jiujitsu Skills to Fight Off, Floor Knifeman: 'We're Taught How to Defend Ourselves' 5.9.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"He was shouting to let him go and he would run off," the schoolgirl said.
Living homes for all 16.8.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Can we transform the durability, healthy and sustainability afforable housing?
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World's Thinnest Gold Just Two Atoms Thick Created by Scientists 6.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The material is considered to be two-dimensional because all of the atoms—which are laid out in two layers, one on top of the other—are surface atoms.
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Stepping into the sun: A mission to bring solar energy to communities of color 23.7.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Solar energy has taken off across the U.S. As an African American working in the industry, Jason Carney wants to make sure minority communities don't miss out on the energy savings or the green jobs.
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Manchester United vs. Inter Milan: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Team News and Latest Odds 20.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
United's preseason tour moves from Australia to Singapore, with a game against Inter Milan on Saturday.
Manchester United vs. Leeds United: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Team News and Latest Odds 17.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Two of English soccer's fiercest rivals cross paths in a preseason friendly in Australia as both teams continue their preparations.
Trump Says Sexual Assault Accuser E. Jean Carroll Is 'Not His Type,' Carroll Responds 25.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"I love that. I am SO glad I'm not his type. I'm so glad."
Meet Lindsay Baker, WeWork's first global sustainability leader 12.6.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
The company that attracted headlines for eliminating spending on meat seeks a global approach to climate goals.
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Twitter Roasts Biden's Tweet of Bracelet Photo for Obama on 'Best Friends' Day 9.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Biden posted a photo of a bracelet that his first name next to Obama's, complete with a smiley face.
Where our past 30 Under 30 honorees are today 3.6.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Here's a sampling of the latest activities from among the 120 outstanding young professionals we've named since 2016.
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Insights from Uganda on Why Solar Street Lights Make Sense 22.5.2019 THE CITY FIX
Street lighting is important. It allows informal vendors and traders to operate for longer hours and improves road and public safety. It also makes streets feel safer and more secure, especially for women. But street lighting is sorely lacking in many of sub-Saharan Africa’s ...
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Episode 172: How new packaging ideas bubble up at Sealed Air, talking green buildings 17.5.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Plus, why Republican Bob Inglis, a former representative for South Carolina, has made it his mission to educate conservatives about the economics of climate change.
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In the U.K., a creative recycling project finds success and expansion 17.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Hubbub and Ecosurety are rolling out an initiative that has doubled recycling rates in Leeds City Centre, creating a replicable model for other cities to follow.
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What you need to know about the bold new building laws in New York and D.C. 14.5.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The cities are tackling their largest source of carbon emissions. Here are the key differences, and why they matter.
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Beyond the stadium: Q&A with sports professionals on the impact of sustainability in the industry 10.5.2019 GreenBiz.com
An Olympic athlete, a sustainability professional and a CEO walk into an interview...
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Amid Rochester's growth, an eye on sustainability 16.4.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
The U.S. Green Building Council recently recognized Rochester for efforts to reduce waste, cut energy use and improve air and water quality, making it the first Minnesota city to earn a LEED certification.
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